Armed robbery in Carnhill


Detectives in Derry are appealing for information after two armed men robbed a mobile shop in Carnhill.

At about 10.45pm on Friday it was reported that two males, one armed with a suspected firearm and the other with an iron bar, entered a mobile shop which was parked at the side of the road and threatened a member of staff. The men made off on foot with a small sum of money.

The member of staff was not injured however was left badly shaken. Both men wore dark clothes and gloves and are believed to have made off in the direction of Shantallow estate.

Anyone who may have noticed anything suspicious or who has any information about this incident is asked to contact CID in Strand Road on 0845 600 8000. Or, if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.